Mar 18, 2004
Dr. Brian Boyle, great web site. This is the flagship for HIV research. Here's my question: Recently I was told by my doctor- HIV specialist- to get a Hepatitis shot- vaccination. He told me there would be no side effects except for a possible sore arm at the point of injection. He gave me a double dose and Im to return in 5-6 months for the final one. For the past 2 weeks Ive been simply exhaustedmy get up and go got up and left. Knowing that one of the main symptoms of Hepatitis is fatigue, could I be reacting to the vaccination?
| Response from Dr. Boyle
That would be unusual. You should contact your doctor and discuss your current problmes and make sure that your symptoms aren't caused by something else.
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